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Wisconsin state news briefs: $500 bond for man accused of shooting firefighter questioned, and more state news stories
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
Wisconsin state news briefs: Private investment firm buys Shopko Optical, announces its plans, and more state news stories
New program to allow RFHS students to earn UWRF credit
New waders for the RFHS Biology Club
crime and courts
Boys Golf: Wildcats finish 4th in BRC
Baseball: Cats clinch share of BRC title
WIAA Softball: Hudson to open playoffs at home; RF on road
Golfers fourth at Troy Burne
Boys track repeat champs
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/20/19 Special Meeting (Expulsion)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/20/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/20/19 School Board Meeting
FOR SALE BY BID: 2010 Buick Enclave - Moody's, River Falls
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/30/19 Board of Review
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
National Travel and Tourism Week is May 5-11
UW-River Falls CAFES awards scholarships and recognizes outstanding service
UW-River Falls soils and crops judging teams rank high at NACTA
Baumann named CAFES Outstanding Faculty Member at UW-River Falls
Place a Business Announcement
Leona "Lee" Matzek
Wayne A. Place
Jack Gregory Delander
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Greg Peters column: 'Smile, you're at Kwik Trip!'
Brux column: The economics of trade restrictions
Letters to the editor: Maintaining character in our community
Wild Side Column: Prairie renewed by fire
Woodworking column: Joining the ranks of literary persons, uffda!
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Top dangers threatening to take the happy out of the holidays
Nothing makes you more of a grinch during the holiday season than a trip to the emergency room when you should be home enjoying good food, family...
November 21, 2017 - 7:59pm
November 17, 2017
Look Good, Feel Better seeks volunteer hat-makers
CJ Young, owner of Country Fit fitness center in Ellsworth, raised $168 to donate to Look Good Feel Better, selling bracelets for $1 at her business....
November 17, 2017 - 7:28am
November 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Decline in prescriptions didn't slow opioid-related deaths in Wis.; more state news stories
MADISON — State records show that opioid overdose deaths continue to rise in Wisconsin despite fewer opioids being prescribed.
November 7, 2017 - 12:24pm
October 29, 2017
Common ground: Autism panel will share parents' experiences
Hope and the knowledge that they're not alone — that's the message parents of children with autism want to give at the Autism Sharing Experiences...
October 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2017
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
About 200 people gathered Oct. 12 at Stillwater Middle School for the Make It OK Community Conversation. Make It OK is a campaign to reduce the...
October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 26, 2017
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
River Falls Rotarians Gorden Hedahl and Linda Yde said they remember what it was like to live under the spectre of polio and iron lung machines....
October 26, 2017 - 8:39pm
United Way St. Croix Valley continues support of the Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties
The Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties has received a $20,000 grant from the United Way St. Croix Valley. "The United Way St. Croix Valley does a phenomenal job in improving the lives and communities in Pierce, St. Croix and Polk counties," said Amy Muzzy, the newly hired...
October 26, 2017 - 1:38pm
Wisconsin roundup: Lincoln Hills teens climbed roof, threw rocks at guards, report states; more state news stories
IRMA — What could be the most violent incident yet at Lincoln Hills was revealed Thursday.
October 26, 2017 - 11:22am
October 19, 2017
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Humans have long relied on horses for transportation, plowing fields and other physical tasks. At a company in western Wisconsin, horses are...
October 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 16, 2017
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
EAU CLAIRE — The Dental Clinic at Chippewa Valley Technical College will once again be offering a chance for veterans to receive free dental...
October 16, 2017 - 10:34am
October 13, 2017
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Someone at work or school may already sick. Maybe it's you. Influenza season is here, and health experts are once again urging folks to get...
October 13, 2017 - 7:08am
October 10, 2017
Simply dying: End-of-life expert offers comforting advice
FARGO — Everybody dies. But according to best-selling author and speaker Barbara Karnes, most people think "Everyone 'else' dies. I'm not...
October 10, 2017 - 6:49am
October 4, 2017
Allina Health River Falls Clinic hosts grand opening
The Allina Health River Falls Clinic welcomed an estimated 425 residents, city officials and staff during a grand opening and ribbon cutting...
October 4, 2017 - 11:40am
September 30, 2017
A unified front: 300 attend Caregiver Conference in New Richmond
NEW RICHMOND — The role of a caregiver can be a lonely, isolating experience, but the packed crowd Friday, Sept. 29, at the Wisconsin Indianhead...
September 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 27, 2017
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
BreakAway Arts and Cafe, Caring Hands Massage and Spa, and MindfulMotion Pilates, Fitness and Ayurveda are teaming up to offer two new classes beginning next month in Hastings.
September 27, 2017 - 7:00pm